Women Leading Men: A Man’s Perspective


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I am so honored to have my friend and mentor John Boggs as my first ever guest blogger. I met him at a networking event a year ago, and have been fortunate enough to get together with him on a couple more occasions since. I so respect not only his impressive background, but his unique perspective and way of looking at business leadership and strategy. 

John is a retired Marine Officer, former Vice President of a major Washington, D.C. non-profit, and partner in both a government contracting company, and an international business development company, Fortitude Consulting.  He has a distinguished record of providing executive level leadership and strategy for large, complex organizations and operations. And I know you’ll enjoy reading about his experiences with women in leadership positions in corporate America, the military and life. 

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Strike the word LIKE from from business decisions!


No Moss Brands Pistachio Ice Cream PhotoOkay, maybe this post will sound LIKE a rant, but it’s only because since I started my own business at the beginning of the year I’m starting to see a trend. A trend of using the word LIKE to describe or make business decisions.

I work with small start-up businesses to large businesses and have discovered that small business owners or those just starting out with very little true experience tend to make decisions using LIKE!

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